Industry Events


Bundaberg Fruit & Vegetable Growers (BFVG) believe in being proactive in sourcing opportunities to improve the capabilities our our regions producers through the delivery and partnership of workshops, field days, training, networking & promotional events.

Events will generally vary throughout the year. If there is a specific subject that you would like to learn more about, please contact BFVG's Industry Services Officer


Media Consent may be requested for certain events and activities that are delivered by or in collaboration with BFVG. BFVG accepts media consents by way of electronic acklowedgement for all persons who click a relevant registration button (irrespective of the specific name given to the button) where a persons information has been given to attend an event. BFVG takes no responsibility for media consents for any other events that may be promoted in the event calendar and if a person is concerned all enquiries should be directed to the event organiser.

20th October 2017

Hort Innovation Industry Updates Event with BFVG to be Held on 17th November 2017

Information and Q & A sessions on levy investments in the Avocado, Macadamia and Vegetable Funds

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20th September 2017

Breakfast with the Queensland Trade Commissioner to the United States, Canada and Mexico

Fraser Coast Regional Council in partnership with Trade and Investment Queensland is pleased to invite you to a Networking Breakfast with special guest Queensland Trade Commissioner to the United States, Canada and Mexico David Camerlengo.

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13th September 2017

Unconcious Bias Bundaberg Workshop

We are excited to have the Anti-Discrimination Commission Queensland coming to Bundaberg to deliver FREE Unconscious Bias training to HR professionals, middle and senior Managers and community leaders

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15th August 2017

Workplace Essentials Workshops

One day Workplace Essentials Workshop for busy agribusiness owners, managers and supervisors, get yourself and your team leaders up to speed. Workshops are being held in 17 different locations across the state and producers from all agriculture sectors are invited to attend.

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2nd August 2017

Winning Export Market Entry Workshop

Winning Export Market Entry Workshop, DAF offices at 16 – 32 Enterprise Street, Bundaberg | 9am to 2.30pm | Tuesday 5th September. Registration Required

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26th July 2017

Hort Code Workshops

Hort Code Roadshow. BFVG & Growcom together with the ACCC are delivering a series of workshops to assist growers understand the new code and developing an HPA |Wed 23rd Aug Bundaberg, Tue 22nd Aug 3:00pm, Gayndah.

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24th July 2017

Community Members Wanted to Provide Insight into Preparedness for Natural Disasters

CQUniversity, in conjunction with Bundaberg Regional Council and QLD Fire and Emergency Services, is seeking your input!

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18th July 2017

Growing the Supply Chain Bus tour

Growing the Supply Chain Bus Tour Wrap Up 12-13 July, 2017 Thirty-four representatives of the Horticulture Industry participated in the Growing the Supply Chain bus tour mid July which was funded through BFVG’s VegNET project with major sponsorship from AustSafe Super.

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11th July 2017

Post-harvest Management of Vegetables

Good postharvest management keeps vegetables fresh and customers happy. Postharvest techniques prevent damage, limit water loss and maintain quality from farm to retail sale.

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26th May 2017

Automation, robotics & sensing for the vegetable industry

Researchers from Qld University Technology, CSIRO & Australian Centre for Field Robotics will be presenting their latest findings in June. The focus will be on vision systems, sensors & sensor networks.

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2nd May 2017

Sweet potato Forum

Identifying growth opportunities in export markets. Join AusIndustry, the Department of Agriculture & Fisheries, Dept of State Development, Workplace Health & Safety QLD, QRAA, Bundaberg Enterprise Centre, Trade & Investment QLD, BFVG and CQU

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21st April 2017

Sustainable Agriculture Forum

World renowned biological farming expert Dr Arden Andersen is the sole presenter over a three-day event in Maryborough. Author of three well-known publications (Science in Agriculture, Real Medicine Real Health, Anatomy of Life and Energy in Agriculture) which specialise in raising awareness around the practice of healthy eating and wholesome farming practices.

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31st March 2017

2017 Agrotrend

Celebrating Bundaberg Agrotrend's 40th Year, Join many Agricultural businesses over the 2 day event at the Bundaberg Recreational Precinct, Kendalls Road Bundaberg. Friday 5th and Saturday 6th May 2017.

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28th March 2017

CGMMV & Soil Wealth Workshops

NT Farmers and NT DPI share CGMMV experiences | Biosecurity QLD update | Soil, trials & research updates

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8th February 2017

Climate Adaptation Workshop

What impacts will climate change have on our region, your industry and your business...? This workshop provides you with an opportunity to discuss and plan how you can manage climate change impacts within your industry.

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27th January 2017

Vegetable R&D Workshop

Hort Innovation invites all vegetable growers and industry stakeholders to attend a strategic planning workshop in Bundaberg during March 2017. SIP workshop details Location: Burnett Club Date: Thursday 2nd of March, 2017 Start time: 1.30pm Finish: 4.00pm RSVP: Please email your RSVP to If you also need a point of contact, please call Daryl Anastasi on 0428 716 218.

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18th January 2017

Melon Industry and Horticultural Growers Update

Thursday 2nd February, The Burnett Club, 5 Quay Street, Bundaberg 2:00pm - 5:00pm

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13th January 2017

R&D Workshop

What do you think needs to be an R&D focus for our region? Come along to the R&D Workshop, hear speakers discuss the how to's of permits and identify your R&D needs for sustainable and profitable farming.

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